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‘The Neon Demon’ trailer will give you vivid nightmares

A trailer is finally available for the newest project from acclaimed director Nicolas Winding Refn (Drive, Only God Forgives, Bronson). The Neon Demon is a twisted journey through the glamorous but also cutthroat (literally?) world of modeling in Los Angeles. Starring Elle Fanning, and featuring Keanu Reeves, Christina Hendricks, and Jena Malone, this thriller promises […]

MOVIE REVIEW: ‘The Drop’ Is A Lingering Human Drama

Film: The Drop Starring: Tom Hardy, Noomi Rapace, James Gandolfini Directed By: Michaël R. Roskam Dennis Lehane, the author behind Gone Baby Gone, Shutter Island, and Mystic River trades violence in for humanistic subtlety with The Drop, based upon his short story Animal Rescue. Starring Tom Hardy (Warrior), Noomi Rapace (Prometheus) and James Gandolfini (The […]

HOLY SH!T: Nicolas Winding-Refn Announces ‘Valhalla Rising’ Sequel

When I finally rolled out of bed around noon today I was unaware that something amazing had happened. For years I had raved to all my friends that love movies about how good Valhalla Rising was, constantly talking about how it was the perfect film. Now it seems that Refn and Mads Mikkelsen will be teaming up […]

MOVIE REVIEW: Only God Forgives

Film: Only God Forgives Starring: Ryan Gosling, Kristin Scott Thomas, Vithaya Pansringarm Director: Nicolas Winding Refn It is tempting to say that Only God Forgives met with a divisive response at Cannes because the festival’s very particular kind of filmmaker just didn’t get it. Nicolas Winding Refn’s latest was selected to compete for the Palme […]

MOVIE TRAILER: ‘Only God Forgives’ – Trailer 2

The newest film collaboration between Nicolas Winding Refn and Ryan Gosling, Only God Forgives, got a new trailer today, and this time around more of the story is revealed. Our first look into the film was a pretty violent and visual heavy red-band trailer, but now we get a little more dialogue to learn more […]

HOLY SH!T: Nicolas Winding Refn To Produce “Maniac Cop”

Daily Grindhouse is reporting that modern indie God Nicolas Winding Refn has joined the remake/prequel/sequel/something team working to get Maniac Cop off the ground. Refn, whose name you most likely recognize from Drive and/or Valhalla Rising, was confirmed as part of the project by Larry Cohen during an interview with DG. Cohen commented: “It’s going […]